Student leader job opportunity in Biology 1010

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Tutoring Services is seeking to hire a student leader for the Biology 1010 Peer-Assisted Study Session (PASS) program for the Fall 2017 semester.

Peer-assisted study sessions (PASS) are regularly scheduled study groups that are facilitated by an undergraduate student leader. In these sessions, the student leader organizes a variety of collaborative learning activities to help students improve their understanding of course content, while gaining practical study skills.


Hours: Approximately 8-10 hours a week, Monday to Friday (September 5 – December 6, 2017)


  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student at the University of Lethbridge

  • Strong academic standing

  • Received a B+ or higher in Biology 1010

  • Available to attend the Biology 1010 course every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 – 10:50 a.m. or 11 – 11:50 a.m.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to lead students through a discussion and model critical thinking

Primary Activities:

  • Attend Biology 1010 class lectures, take notes and review assigned materials

  • Create weekly study session plans using strategies learned in PASS training session

  • Conduct two 75-minute or three 50-minute study sessions each week throughout the term

  • Promote PASS to students

  • Provide handouts for use during PASS

  • Keep regular and accurate attendance records

  • Attend training session and regularly scheduled meetings

  • Maintain contact with supervisor, professor and other staff as required

  • Other duties as assigned

Salary: a stipend of $1800 for the semester, September 5 – December 6, 2017.


To apply, please submit your resume, a short cover letter and (unofficial) transcript to Jaime Morasch at by Friday, August 25, 2017. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.



Jaime Morasch | | (403) 332-4668